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Posted: Monday, January 8, 2018 3:54 PM

Job Description Job Number: R0007960

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Security Software Engineer, Mid

Key Role:

Analyze the security of systems through reverse engineering, code review, and software or hardware exploitation. Develop tools and techniques to demonstrate vulnerabilities in and extract information from systems. Contribute from a security and software engineering perspective during the design of secure systems. Follow research and attend conferences to stay up to date with the latest security research.

Basic Qualifications:

* Experience with a range of programming languages, including Python, C/C++, and ASM, such as x86/x64 assembly

* Experience with using and developing in a Linux command line environment and version control systems, including Git

* Knowledge of computer hardware architectures and the extent to which they influence low level software and system security

* Knowledge of Windows and Linux System API and ABI

* Knowledge of computer networking and security concepts

* Ability to use expertise to learn new languages and architectures quickly

* Ability to obtain a security clearance

* BA or BS degree in CS or Engineering

Additional Qualifications:

* Experience with reverse engineering and software security research, including tools such as IDA Pro, Hopper, Radare2, or Wireshark

* Experience with reverse engineering RF communication systems and protocols

* Experience with debugging embedded systems

* Experience with ARM / MIPS assembly languages

* Experience with Linux kernel or Android system architecture

* Experience with cryptography and underlying algorithms

* Experience with active participation in Capture the Flag (CTF) and/or software hacking competitions

* Possession of excellent self-initiative and self-motivational skills

* TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph preferred


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions. Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.


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